Over the past 30 years, Herbert Smith Freehills has established a leading position in Africa, with one of the largest teams of common and civil law lawyers dedicated to Africa work, acting on matters in over 50 of Africa's 54 countries. Consistently ranked in the top tier by Chambers and Legal 500, the firm has more ranked lawyers for Projects & Energy Africa in Chambers Global than any other firm and operates across a large number of sectors including Energy, Mining, TMT, Banks, Consumer & Retail and Financial Buyers. We have strengthened our Africa practice with our new office in Johannesburg, South Africa.

The office is now open and we are always looking for high quality and talented South African lawyers. If you are interested in hearing about our upcoming vaca


Herbert Smith Freehills South Africa LLP
2 Sandton Drive
Entrance 145 Second Street
South Africa

Postal address

PO Box 785553
South Africa

Tel: + 27 (0) 11 282 0831
Fax: + 27 (0) 11 282 0866

Email: [email protected]

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Our expertise includes:

  • Competition
  • Corporate
  • Dispute resolution
  • Employment, pensions and incentives
  • Finance
  • Intellectual property
  • Real estate
  • Tax


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